September 12, 2007

Bowers on board

With the early signing period still more than a month away, Missouri's six-scholarship class is filling up fast. The Tigers got the fourth commitment of their 2008 hoops class on Wednesday night.

Memphis forward Laurence Bowers committed to the Tigers during an in-home visit. His uncle, Arlen Bowers, played at Arkansas when Anderson was an assistant, which played a major role in the younger Bowers' decision.

Bowers has set up his official visit for the weekend of October 6th, when Missouri hosts Nebraska in football. He will not schedule any other trips. As for the commitment, the only person more pleased than Bowers just might have been his uncle Arlen.

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